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|Real name :||Joel Armengaud|
|Date of birth :||1967-08|
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|The Prime Pages :||Joel Armengaud|
Joel Armengaud is a GIMPS participant who discovered the 35th Mersenne prime, 21398269-1. It was the first Mersenne prime discovered by GIMPS. At the time of discovery, Armengaud was a programmer at Paris-based Apsylog, which would later become a part of Hewlett-Packard.